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Yew Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Walsham le Willows, Bury Saint Edmunds, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.3026 / 52°18'9"N

Longitude: 0.9324 / 0°55'56"E

OS Eastings: 600030

OS Northings: 271212

OS Grid: TM000712

Mapcode National: GBR SH5.NJN

Mapcode Global: VHKD2.3DS5

Plus Code: 9F428W3J+2X

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 15 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 281815

Location: Walsham-le-Willows, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP31

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Walsham-le-Willows

Built-Up Area: Walsham Le Willows

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Walsham-le-Willows St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


3/70 Yew Tree Cottage


House. Circa 1600. Timber-framed, rendered and ashlar-lined; clay pantiles.
1½ storeys; basic 2-cell lobby-entrance form, with a 3rd unit added in mid
C17. The internal chimney-stack has a plain rebuilt red brick shaft. 3
gabled dormers with plain bargeboards, 2 with old 3-light casement windows,
square leading, pintle hinges. 2 old 3-light casement windows with transomes
to ground floor; one C20 2-light standard replacement. Main entrance door
with 6 flush panels, the,top 2 glazed; jambs and flat pediment with bolection
moulding. A plank door on the right. Plain interior has some timbering
exposed: chamfered main beams with lamb's tongue stops; one open fireplace
with a plain timber lintel. No tie-beams at wallplate level on the internal
trusses; the former end tie on right has been cut through to link in with the
later end bay. A 4-light window, blocked, in the right gable wall, with
square mullions and glazing bars between. Roof over original section with
principal rafters, a C20 replacement above extension.

Listing NGR: TM0004671215

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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